Beatty, Gordon

Regimental Number: 1009593; 295204
Rank: Sapper
Branch: Canadian Engineers

Gordon was born in Orton, Ontario on January 3, 1897. He was living in Calgary, Alberta at the time of his enlistment in March of 1916. Gordon deserted, but later re-enlisted in the army and was sent overseas. In 1920, Gordon filed on homesteads at SW 1-74-11-W6 and NW 3-74-11-W6. He canceled, but according to a present address card dated 1922, he remained in Hythe. Gordon died in 1958 and was buried in Hillsburgh, Ontario.